Severe Thunderstorms Likely in Texas Today; Potential Widespread Flooding For South-Central U.S. This Week

Severe thunderstorms are likely today in the southern Plains from northwest Texas and the Texas Panhandle into parts of western Oklahoma. These storms will produce very large hail and a few tornadoes. Also, a potential widespread flood event is appearing more likely across the southern Plains into the Arklatex this week, especially in Texas, from repeated rounds of thunderstorms and heavy rain. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Joplin, Joplin Regional Airport (KJLN)

Lat: 37.16°NLon: 94.5°WElev: 981ft.

Light Rain Fog/Mist

18°C

65°F

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed SW 13 km/h
Barometer 1011.5 mb (29.89 in)
Dewpoint 18°C (64°F)
Visibility 10 km
Last update 17 May 8:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Mc Cune KS

  • Today

    Today: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 4pm and 5pm, then a slight chance of thunderstorms after 5pm.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 24. Southwest wind 8 to 11 km/h becoming northwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 24 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Northwest wind 5 to 8 km/h becoming calm  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 17 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm.  High near 24. South wind 8 to 18 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers

    High: 24 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 18. Southeast wind around 11 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    Showers

    Low: 18 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 10am.  High near 24. South wind 13 to 21 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.

    Showers

    High: 24 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 18 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers likely, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 25. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 25 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 19 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 26 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 4pm and 5pm, then a slight chance of thunderstorms after 5pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 24. Southwest wind 8 to 11 km/h becoming northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Northwest wind 5 to 8 km/h becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. High near 24. South wind 8 to 18 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Tuesday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 18. Southeast wind around 11 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Wednesday
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 10am. High near 24. South wind 13 to 21 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday
Showers likely, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 25. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Friday
Showers likely, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26.
Friday Night
A chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 27.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 27.
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Point Forecast:
Mc Cune KS
 37.35°N 95.03°W (Elev. 276 m)
5:59 am CDT May 17, 2021
9am CDT May 17, 2021-6pm CDT May 23, 2021
 
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